Life of the Party Totally Useless Movie Trivia
10. Debbie Ryan and Luke Benward have both starred in a Disney Channel movie.
9. Matt Walsh and Jessie Ennis have both appeared on Veep.
8. Both Jessie Ennis and Gillian Jacobs appeared in the Netflix original Love.
7. Due to its similarities to 1987's "Back to School", Rodney Dangerfield was sought to do a cameo in the film. Unfortunately he passed away in 2004.
6. The film's taglines were, "Give Life The Old College Try " and "Old School Meets New Life".
5. Ben Falcone played a bicycle cop in CHIPS.
4. As of May 2018, "vagoogle" is not considered a real word.
3. life of the party - A lively, amusing person who is the center of attention at a social gathering. For example, "Eileen was the life of the party, telling one good story after another.
2. Was filmed in Atlanta, Georgia.
1. Grossed nearly $18,000,000 domestically on opening weekend.
This is the 4th film for husband/director Ben Falcone and wife/actress Melissa McCarthy. (Bridesmaids,2014 Tammy, 2016 The Boss).
Grammy-winning recording artist Christina Aguilera made a cameo appearance and sang one of her songs in the movie.
Very similar to the Rodney Dangerfield 1987 classic Back to School: Not only the main plot of a fun and experienced parent going to college with their kid, but the fact that a breakup with their spouse ignites the parent's decision to do so.
Life of the Party (2018)
PG-13 | 1h 45min | Comedy | 11 May 2018 (USA)
After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college in order to complete her degree.
Director: Ben Falcone
Writers: Ben Falcone, Melissa McCarthy
Stars: Debby Ryan, Melissa McCarthy, Gillian Jacobs